Arts (125)
    Asian & African (8)
    Books (560)
    Boxes & Tea Caddies (85)
    Clocks (36)
    Decorative (398)
    Dolls & Bears (122)
    Figurines (530)
    Furniture (24)
    Glass (1736)
View All

Search our

Poodle, Spaghetti Trim, Ucagco

Collector Books

The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles

4/26/65 Civil War Soldier Letter, Insulting Lincoln's Murder; Slaves, Masters+++ For Sale

4/26/65 Civil War Soldier Letter, Insulting Lincoln's Murder; Slaves, Masters+++

This item has been shown 17 times.

Buy Now

4/26/65 Civil War Soldier Letter, Insulting Lincoln's Murder; Slaves, Masters+++:

4/26/65 Civil War Soldier Letter

April 26, 1865

TrueOne-Of-A-Kind Civil War Letter

Soldier – Unidentified “Jimmy?”

Contents–Two pieces of folded stationary paper; folded in half; contents on 7 sides of pages (please see photos).

Condition(scale 1-10) -6.0- Pages are worn as expected with a very old document – bends, several tears or holes on folds, some corner edges tattered, very minor age discoloration, possible - smudges, dirt, and marks; red pen over one word (unknown when done).

Please note–Thiscursive handwriting islight inkbut is pretty clear and not challenging; these period letters are often difficult to read, but given a small time investment, you can get used to translating most CW letters; I will do the best I can.

Excerpts(I will do the best I can below to translate, but please understand unintentional errors and/or corrected spelling.)

“Portsmith, VA – April 26, 1865

My Own Dear Nellie,

Please ask if you'd like any additional information on entries or more photos. =)

Please note tenure; 100% positive response to buy with confidence. My goal is your satisfaction!

Thank you for looking!


Buy Now

  Shopping Cart 
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Subtotal: $0.00
View Cart | Checkout

  Recently Viewed

1.  Lacquered Cedar Wood Box
2.  The White Horse Established 1742 Sign Signed
3.  Pewter Framed Tile, Plate. Ship, Sailing

  Latest Items

1.  Basket, Handpainted,
2.  Apricot Wildflower Pattern Bell
3.  Jade, Jadeite Glass Bell, Westmoreland
4.  Green Glass Strawberry Ptn. Bell
5.  Aladdin Lamp, Rose and White Moonstone



Secure Websites

Online Payments


| Search Items | Member Profile | My Favorites | Auto Notify | FAQ | Links | Sitemap |
Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Tell Your Friends | Newsletters/Articles/Press Releases |

Antiques, collectibles, estate items, reproductions & art from dealers & collectors world wide at JosephMarc.
Copyright © 2004-2011 JosephMarc, Inc. All rights reserved.